CCCBA Women's Section Scholarship
The Contra Costa County Bar Association’s Women’s Section is proud to announce it is once again offering The Honorable Patricia Herron and The Honorable Ellen James Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving law student (or students) with demonstrated leadership potential, academic success, and a commitment to women’s issues.
Deadline: September 28, 2016
Amount: $1,000 - $10,000
Scholarship for Military Families
Craig Orent, USD Law alumnus and founder of Orent Law Offices, is offering a $2,000.00 scholarship specifically for college students whose parents have served in the military. For further information, and application requirements please see their website.
Deadline: November 30, 2016
The Expert Institute's 3rd Annual Legal Writing Scholarship
The Expert Institute is offering a $2,000 scholarship for the best legal blog post written by a law student on the topic of expert witnesses.To be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,000 to 2,500 word blog-style article on the use of expert witnesses in litigation through the online submission portal. For portal access and more information please see the website.
Deadline: December 31, 2016
Students can also win monetary prizes and a chance to be published through various writing competitions. Check the writing competitions web page for a list of opportunities.
All School of Law programs are approved for veterans' benefits. Eligible students should contact their regional V.A. office.